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Julianne Meggs Stokes graduated with honors from Presbyterian College in 2003, earning a B.S. in Political Science. She received her J.D. from Mercer University’s Walter F. George School of Law in 2006. Mrs. Stokes was admitted to the South Carolina Bar in 2006 and has practiced almost exclusively in the Family Courts of South Carolina since that time.


In addition to her litigation practice, Mrs. Stokes is also a certified Family Court Mediator. Mrs. Stokes is a member of the American Bar Association, South Carolina Bar (Family Law Section), Charleston County Bar, and the South Carolina Women Lawyers Association. She volunteers for the South Carolina Fee Disputes Resolution Board.


Mrs. Stokes was one of five South Carolina attorneys named as a Super Lawyer "Rising Star" in the practice area of family law for the years 2012 and 2013.


Practice areas


  1. Divorce & Separation: 30%
  2. Mediation: 20%
  3. Family: 20%
  4. Child Custody: 20%
  5. Marriage & Prenuptials: 10%



Hourly ($150-300/hour)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

7 total 

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  • Michele Patrao Forsythe

    Julianne is highly professional and diligent. It was a pleasure working with her, and I look forward to working with her in the future.


    Michele Forsythe Family Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

  • Emily G. Johnston

    Julianne takes her role as a counselor and advocate very seriously; she is professional and courteous. She is also very knowledgeable about settling cases and recognizes the value of compromise when compromise is warranted. She is also an able litigator who is prepared for trial when necessary. You are in good hands with Julianne!


    Emily Johnston Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

Contact info

Stokes & Haselden, LLC
180 Meeting Street, Suite 230
Charleston, SC, 29401


SCGood Standing200603/07/2013
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Rising StarSouth Carolina Super Lawyers2014
Rising StarSouth Carolina Super Lawyers2013
Rising StarSouth Carolina Super Lawyers2012
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerShull & Stokes, LLC2011 - 2011
AssociateShull Law Firm2009 - 2010
AssociateAndrews & Shull, PC2006 - 2009
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Bar AssociationN/A2006 - Present
South Carolina Women Lawyers AssociationN/A2006 - Present
South Carolina Bar AssociationN/A2006 - Present
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Mercer University - Walter F. George School of LawN/AJD - Juris Doctor2006
Presbyterian CollegePolitical ScienceB.S.2003
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
GAL Training and UpdateGuardian ad Litem Interviews2014
Hot Tips from the Coolest Domestic PractionersOne Page Name Change2013